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Second Monday Film Club: Oscar Shorts

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The Woodstock Theatre is screening all of the 2018 Nominated Shorts from the Oscars as part of the Second Monday Film Club. Showings will be Monday, April 9 at 1 & 7 PM.


Films include:


DeKalb Elementary,   Reed Vann Dyk     21 ms.
Inspired by an actual 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, GA.


The Eleven O’Clock     Derin Seale, Josh Lawson      13 ms.
The delusional patient of a psychiatrist believes he is actually the psychiatrist.  As they each attempt to treat each other the session gets out of control.


My Nephew Emmett    Kevin Wilson, Jr     20ms
At 2:30 am on August 28, 1955 in the most racially divided state in the country, 64 year old Mose Wright tries to protect his 14 year old nephew Emmett Till from two racist killers out for blood.  Based on the true story of 1955 murder of Emmett Till.


The Silent Child   Chris Overton    20 ms
The Silent Child centers around a profoundly deaf four year old girl named Libby, who is born into a middle class family and lives in a world of silence until a caring social worker teaches her the gift of communication.


Watu Wote / All of Us   Katja Benrath, Tobias Rosen   22 ms
For a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, Muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail. 


Earlier Event: April 6
Jazz Night
Later Event: April 10
Senior Coffee